Driller's Groundwater Pollution Draws $1.2M FineA Tulsa, Oklahoma-based oil and natural gas exploration company is paying $1.2 million for polluting groundwater supplying five households in southwestern Pennsylvania in 2012.
State Approves Pipeline Across Commonwealth Despite Protests From EnvironmentalistsIt's called the Mariner East 2 Pipeline, a project of Philadelphia-based Sunoco Logistics. And it will run parallel, for the most part, to an existing Mariner East 1 pipeline, through Washington, Allegheny and Westmoreland counties on its way east.
Chatham University’s Aqua Lab Helping Students Learn A New Kind Of FarmingChatham's Eden Hall Farm in Richland Township is known for sustainable agriculture. Next door to the big barn, the Aqua Lab is doing some farming of a different sort.
Army To Allow Completion Of Dakota Access Oil PipelineThe Army has notified Congress that it will allow the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline to cross under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota, completing the four-state project to move North Dakota oil to Illinois.
Public Input Needed For Pittsburgh's "Green First" PlanThe public is being invited to weigh in on a newly-released City-Wide Green First Plan.
Health Officials Issue New Pollution Warnings In Downtown PittsburghThere are new warnings about pollution in Pittsburgh, which could affect tens of thousands of people who live and work Downtown.
Aquaponics Lab Debuts In Pittsburgh As Urban Farming ProjectA shipping container near the Gateway T station Downtown is a Tiny House - but for tilapia.
Envision Downtown’s New “Mobile Parklet” Fascinating PittsburghersSomething unique, called a "Mobile Parklet," has popped up in Downtown Pittsburgh thanks to a group called Envision Pittsburgh.
Environmentalists Rushing To Stop Hauling Of Weapons-Grade Nuclear Waste Along Rt. 79Trucks rumble down Route 79 everyday, right past the orchards and country store at Soergel's Farm.
Phipps Conservatory Creates Buzz With New Educational, See-Through BeehiveBehind the gleaming glass dome of Phipps Conservatory is a path less traveled by.
PWSA Lead Letter Causes Concerns, Customers Get Busy SignalsA letter from the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority warns of high levels of lead in the drinking water of some homes.
Grey And Green Combination Seen As Solution To Region's Water WoesIn the Banksville neighborhood of Pittsburgh, they have come to fear the rain, especially a heavy rain.